Agenda - Plenary

Meeting Venue:

Y Siambr - Y Senedd

Meeting date:
Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Meeting time: 13.30




1       Questions to the First Minister

(45 mins)                                                                                                         

The Presiding Officer will call the Party Leaders to ask questions without notice to the First Minister after Question 2.

View Questions




2       Business Statement and Announcement

(30 mins)


View Business Statement and Announcement



3       Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Education: Education in Wales: Our National Mission - Action Plan 2017-2021

(45 mins)




4       Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure: Transport Proposals for Deeside

(45 mins)                                                                                                         



5       Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Well-being and Sport: The Neurological Conditions Delivery Plan 2017-2020

(45 mins)                                                                                                         

Supporting document
Neurological Conditions Delivery Plan




6       Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs: Energy

(30 mins)




7       Debate: Data - Increasing Openness and Availability

(60 mins)                                                                                                         

NDM6507 Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan):

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales:

1. Notes the Welsh Government's commitment to open data through the publication and ongoing implementation of our first ever Open Data Plan.

2. Notes the progress Welsh Government has made to date, along with ongoing plans to increase the openness and availability of data.

3. Supports the Welsh Government ambition to draw on legislative powers to develop guidance that encourages greater publication and use of open data across the Welsh public sector.

4. Supports the Welsh Government's aim to adapt processes for acquiring goods or services to promote openness and transparency.

The Open Data Plan

The following amendments have been tabled:

Amendment 1. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

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Calls on the Welsh Government to work with public, private and third sector organisations to improve data-sharing and reduce duplication in data collection across Wales.

Amendment 2. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

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Recognises the role of the Welsh Government in collaborating with key bodies and stakeholders to ensure that data collection focuses on obtaining the right information to influence and deliver positive changes in policy.

Amendment 3. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

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Believes that the Welsh Government should work to ensure that local authorities follow the example set by the Conservative-run Monmouthshire County Council in publishing all expenditure.

Amendment 4. Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn)

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Believes that performance data should be collected and published in a manner that enables comparisons with other nations of the UK.




8       Voting Time




The Assembly will sit again in Plenary at 13.30, Wednesday, 27 September 2017